Pickens County SC Real Estate Market Report February 1 2015

6 Homes Reported Sold in Pickens County

 

There were 4 homes Easley, 1 in Pickens and 1 in Sunset reported sold this past week.

Only single family homes were reported sold this past week in Pickens County.

The average price of the homes reported sold this week was $257,756.

The median price of the homes reported sold this week was $217,000.

The average days on market of the homes reported sold this past week was 222.

Remember this report is for only 6 homes and 1 week!

Because these statistics are for only one week and all of Pickens County, it may not tell you what is possible for a specific home.

This is only the basics of what happened last week in Pickens County real estate.

 

Least Expensive Home Reported Sold in Pickens County

The least expensive home reported sold this week was a 1185 SF 2 bedroom 1 bath house on less than 0.25 acres in the city limits of Easley. It sold for $115,000 after being on the market for 7 days. Originally hit the market at $125,000.

Located in the 29640 Zip Code and the Easley High, Gettys Middle and McKissick Elementary school district per MLS info.

Remodeled kitchen and bath. Sun room opens to covered veranda and patio. Fireplace with gas logs in living room. Eat in kitchen features Corian counter tops, farmer’s sink and appliances with wood panels. Original hardwood floors, bead board ceilings.Bath has ceramic tile floor and tiled shower with full body sprayer. 14X17 master bedroom. Extensive landscaping with sprinkler system. 21X21 Carport.

 

Most Expensive Home Reported Sold in Pickens County

The most expensive home reported sold this week was a 3000 SF 4 bedroom 3 bath house on 1.32 acres in Sunset. It sold for $510,000 after being on the market for 148 days. Originally hit the market at $579,000.

Located in the 29685 Zip Code and the Pickens High, Pickens Middle and AR Lewis Elementary school district per MLS info.

Waterfront Lake Keowee home with double decker dock. 2 fireplaces, 1 in the bonus room in the full walk out basement. Screened porch. 2 car garage.

 

  Sold Deal of the Week in Pickens County

The best deal in my opinion of the sold listings this week was a 3299 SF 4 bedroom 3.5 bath house on 3 acres in Easley. It sold for $238,000 after being on the market for 16 days. Originally hit the market at $249,900.

Located in the 29642 Zip Code and the Easley High, Gettys Middle and West End Elementary school district per MLS info.

Over 3000 square feet on 3 fenced acres with L-shaped in ground pool, tennis court, and 30X40 shop. Both the dining room and the great room have fireplaces. Walk in closets in every bedroom.

 

Foreclosures and Short Sales in Pickens County

Only 1 of the homes reported sold this past week was a foreclosure.

None of the homes reported sold this past week was a short sale.

Today there are 7 foreclosed homes for sale in Pickens County.

Today there are 8 homes listed as a short sale in Pickens County.

 

Inventory and Absorption Rate in Pickens County

Today there are 533 homes for sale in Pickens County.

  If homes in Pickens County continue to sell at the same pace and no more homes hit the market, it will take 621 days to sell all of the available homes. This statistic is for all homes in Pickens County and based only on this week’s activity.

Depending on the home/location/price range, this may not tell you what is possible or realistic for a specific home! It could be better or worse!

 

New Listings in Pickens County

There were 21 new listings to hit the MLS this week in Pickens County.

  This Week’s Hot New Listing in Pickens County

The best deal of this week’s new listings in my opinion is a 1551 SF 3 bedroom 2 bath mobile home on 0.93 acres in Six Mile. Hit the market at $29,400.

Located in the 29682 Zip Code and the Daniel High, RC Edwards Middle and Six Mile Elementary school district per MLS info.

Foreclosure. Needs work and the agent uses the phrase “diamond in the rough” which is a warning for the non-delusional. Not a smoking hot deal just the best deal of the new listings.

 

Looking Forward

5 homes were reported as going under contract (Pending) this week in Pickens County.

Currently there are 35 homes in the MLS with an Under Contract (Pending) status.

 

The Fine Print:

This report covers what happened for the week ending February 1 2015 and is based on information from the Western Upstate Multiple Listing Service for the period January 25 2015 through February 1 2015. As always there may have been more closings but the agent has not turned in the closing sheet to the WUAR MLS yet. All of this data is from the Western Upstate Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service.

Any snide or snarky comments are from yours truly…